Definitions

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  • n. sacred symbol, letter or writing
  • n. hieroglyph

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A form of sacred or hieratic writing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hieroglyphic symbol; a sacred ideograph.

Etymologies

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hiero- + -gram

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